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5030 30k# DP winch giving trouble (topic)
30K # DP winch on my 5030 started slipping under a load.  We took it apart and with the exception of the brass pilot bushing on the freespool end of the housing that the shaft runs through, everything looks fine.  Took clutch apart and...
Miller Industries

atrtowing

03/10/2015 2:17 AM
5030 30k# DP winch giving trouble (topic)
30K # DP winch on my 5030 started slipping under a load.  We took it apart and with the exception of the brass pilot bushing on the freespool end of the housing that the shaft runs through, everything looks fine.  Took clutch apart and...
General Equipment

atrtowing

03/10/2015 2:17 AM
Re: Irish Iron Hitch Adapter Now Availabe (reply)
Approximate weight of this unit?
Sponsor Showcase II

atrtowing

02/28/2015 12:06 PM
Re: How much does this weigh on front axle? (reply)
Maybe a dumb question but he did release the brakes didn't he?
Medium Duty Towing

atrtowing

02/20/2015 12:57 PM
Re: Finally!!!!! (reply)
I bought a 5030 Derek had taken in on a trade back in the summer. Made a 600 mile trip one-way based on pictures and Derek's word and have been nothing but satisfied since I pulled out of Derek's yard with it. Period. Derek is a...
Custom Built Mfg.

atrtowing

02/11/2015 1:56 PM
Re: I guess this qualifies (reply)
Didn't the boom have a lock valve in it? Every other I've seen has a plug that looks kind of like a backwards spark plug either on the block or cylinder itself.  You unscrew it and that releases the pressure/fluid in the cylinder...
Equipment Recoveries

atrtowing

02/03/2015 1:48 PM
Re: Splitting Air Suspension Bags - How To? (reply)
My leveling valve is on the rear axle only...ive got a regulator w/ a gauge in the dash that lets me crank up or reduce the air in the front drive. It's really not that complicated. You've got to have a seperate dump valve/switch for...
Heavy Duty Towing

atrtowing

02/02/2015 10:51 PM
Re: TT Driver Following His GPS.... (reply)
I like how you wrapped the frame and came out under the axle. I'll have to remember that on all of these plastic trucks.
Heavy & Medium Duty Recoveries

atrtowing

01/27/2015 11:16 PM
Re: 2015 SHP inspection (reply)
I think the SHP knows who will give them trouble and who won't and they plan accordingly.
North Carolina

atrtowing

01/17/2015 2:07 PM
Door shocks/lifts for the horizontal doors on a 5030 (topic)
'96 model bed, Anyone have a part number for these?  I'm sure they  can be bought at the local parts house, not exactly sure about the correct length.  Thanks in advance.
Miller Industries

atrtowing

12/19/2014 2:09 PM
5030 Question (topic)
Boom is rated for 30 tons fully retracted, underreach is rated for 35k pounds fully retracted.  Does the underreach capacities only apply to the tilt cylinders or for the underreach period?  What I'm asking is could you have 40k on the...
Miller Industries

atrtowing

11/24/2014 1:25 PM
Re: Can a 750 lift a loaded reefer? (reply)
Yes, but it depends on how it is loaded. If it is loaded too heavy in the front you will struggle if you don't have stiff legs. Make sure they are down, if you have to use your manual legs make sure they are down. Will you be able to...
Vintage - Holmes

atrtowing

11/17/2014 2:35 PM